Photographer Assistant Resume Samples

A Photographer Assistant will help the Photographer in planning, setting and completing various photo sessions at studios or at worksites. The job description includes helping customers, preparing the photos for distribution and offering technical advice or suggestions to the photographer. While the daily job duties are determined by the place of work, the following are some common activities mentioned on the Photographer Assistant Resume – preparing and setting the camera equipment, assisting during photo shoots, editing and distributing photos; booking the customer’s appointment and keeping track of schedules.

Employers prefer those denoting these skills – familiarity with photography techniques such as lighting, shutter speed, filters, and lenses; hands-on experience with multimedia editing, proficiency with image editing software, and video editing software; and ease in handling any type of photography equipment. Rather than looking for formal education, employers prefer those showcasing photography skills and desire to learn.

Photographer Assistant Resume example

Photographer Assistant Resume

Headline : Customer service professional adept in working in diverse environments and establishing rapport with clients. Self-motivated with exceptional communication and computer capabilities.

Skills : Photoshop, Illustrator, Bridge, Environmental portraits, studio portraits.

Description :

    1. Read, monitored and responded to the principal's email. Prepared presentations, prepared papers for meetings.
    2. Assisted photographer(s) at various weddings and special events with technical needs.
    3. Changed lenses and handling lights (placements, setting up/breakdown, etc), being the runner for any photography needs and organizing memory cards.
    4. Assisted clients with their photography needs (printing images and accessory ware).
    5. Obtained a professional environment at all times, and providing excellent customer service to the customers.
    6. Acted as an assistant in organizing large portraits, managing time, as well as additional photography work throughout the wedding process.
    7. Provided excellent customer service resulting in expanding client base in-person.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma


Photographer Assistant II Resume

Headline : Photography assistants help photographers plan, set up, and complete photo sessions in their studios or at other work sites.

Skills : Photography, Technical Skills.

Description :

    1. Assisted the photographer during all setups and special occasions.
    2. Occasionally helped with photographing at weddings and special occasions.
    3. Able to help someone remember a special time in their lives. Skills Used Communication and customer care skills.
    4. Managed photoshoots of construction sites. Used different software's needed to edit the photos for the customers.
    5. Prepared weekly progress reports on a new construction area 
    6. Conducted site visits Prepared and Managed the processing and development of film 
    7. Finalized selection and assembly of photographs for presentation to clients.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma


Photographer Assistant/Executive Resume

Headline : High-energy, resourceful professional with a reputation as the go-to-person who gets the job done with flare and quality. Diverse and flexible to take on projects, programs, and responsibilities.

Skills : Customer Service Skills, Communication, Photoshopy.

Description :

    1. Answered telephones and referred calls to appropriate staff.
    2. Received and delivered facsimiles and collated and stapled documents, and made photocopies as required.
    3. Maintained, filed and distributed client records and documents.
    4. Ensured that photographic shoots ran smoothly which included, preparing sets.
    5. Maintained all equipment ensuring proper function, set up lighting and accessories, motoring meter readings.
    6. Greeted clients, used sound judgment to respond to inquiries and resolved discrepancies. Kept photographic sets clean and organized.
    7. Performed record management, cataloging and optimizing digital files alphabetically, numerically and chronologically.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Photographer Assistant I Resume

Objective : To secure a position in the organization that offers challenge and opportunity for career development and at the same time serve the organization.

Skills : Adobe Photoshop, Wedding Lighting Techniques.

Description :

    1. Worked the lighting for those events and make sure gear was up to date and functioning.
    2. Assisted in over weddings and we had a satisfaction rate from clients, which gave the technical knowledge and confidence.
    3. Effectively handled editing and retouching projects Assisted with clerical work.
    4. Assisted photographer with photoshoots ranging from individual portraits to weddings.
    5. Photographed and set up virtual tours for realtors. Basic knowledge of Photoshop.
    6. Preformed photo poses schedule appointments and style backgrounds.
    7. Ensured the boss had anything and everything he needed during the workday.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor

Photographer Assistant III Resume

Summary : To obtain a job within chosen field that will challenge and allow to use education, skills and past experiences in a way that is mutually beneficial.

Skills : Office Equipment, Organizational Skills, Indesign.

Description :

    1. Administered unpacking and packing products that are to be shot by the Photographer.
    2. Provided an organized work-flow for the Digital Photographer. Manage picture editing with Industry specific software.
    3. Managed the moving of equipment and props to maintain studio production flow, with utmost care.
    4. Organized and maintained studio props, sets, photographic equipment, and individual studios.
    5. Supported transporting products to and from onsite shoot locations.
    6. Copied images to removable media for transfer and archiving.
    7. Worked independently Reinforced organizational skills, Traveled to new locations daily.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Sr. Photographer Assistant Resume

Summary : Experience in the mortgage industry. Negotiated loan payments based on default resolution for assigned credit cards loans.

Skills : Photography, Technical Skills.

Description :

    1. Assisted the photographer during all setups and special occasions.
    2. Occasionally helped with photographing at weddings and special occasions.
    3. Able to help someone remember a special time in their lives. 
    4. Ensured the boss had anything and everything needed during the workday.
    5. Assisted guests by taking orders and ensuring customer satisfaction.
    6. Managed cash register, take money, and create change.
    7. Assisted with optimizing digital files to scan film Keep the set clean and tidy.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
High School

Photographer Assistant/Representative Resume

Summary : Preparing photos for distribution, configuring and operating photo equipment, and offering creative and technical advice to the photographer.

Skills : Photography, Technical Management.

Description :

    1. Performed some secrtetarial work as in setting appointments, and taking orders.
    2. Adjusted apertures, shutter speeds, and camera focus based on a combination of factors such as lighting, field depth, subject motion, film type, and film speed.
    3. Tested equipment prior to use to ensure that it is in good working order.
    4. Performed maintenance tasks necessary to keep equipment working properly.
    5. Performed general office duties such as scheduling appointments, keeping books, and ordering supplies.
    6. Handled equipment and order forms to facilitate a photographer's job.
    7. Aided the photographer in any tasks that need assistance.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma

Associate Photographer Assistant Resume

Headline : Detail-oriented and organized Clerk extensively trained in spreadsheets, filing, and word processing. Committed to delivering high quality results with little supervision.

Skills : Analytical Skills, Management.

Description :

    1. Edited image files as necessary. Skills Used Communication and customer care skills.
    2. Administered all point of sale opening and closing procedures.
    3. Operated a cash register to process cash, check and credit card transactions.
    4. Assisted imaging team members with product styling, prep, and post-production.
    5. Explained price and package details to customers. Photographed wedding party Took photo booth pictures.
    6. Contacted clients about potential photography work Set-up and broke down the studio for photography shoots.
    7. Assisted with lighting and minor model touch-ups during shoots.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Asst. Photographer Assistant Resume

Objective : Objective is to obtain a professional position in an office environment where may utilize the office, computer and multi-tasking skills have gained through work experience.

Skills : Photography, Technical Skills.

Description :

    1. Position to pursue an interest in photography. Ended employment moved to Nashville.
    2. Assisted the photographer with photoshoots.
    3. Learned how to utilize Photoshop to edit photographs.
    4. Utilized a data-entry experience by creating spreadsheets and customer information databases using Microsoft Office programs.
    5. Answered the multi-line telephone and booked appointments for customers.
    6. Set up PowerPoint presentations to presented the finished product to each customer.
    7. Managed orders and received all photo packages as they arrived.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Associate Of Arts

Lead Photographer Assistant Resume

Objective : Seeking a competitive and challenging environment where can serve organization and establish an enjoyable career.

Skills : Interpersonal Communication, Analytical Skills, Attention To Details.

Description :

    1. Assisted photographers in shooting sports pictures.
    2. Positioned lights and props before shooting sessions in studios.
    3. Coordinated groups of up to 150 kids for pictures.
    4. Arranged large groups for portraits and answers questions from customers.
    5. Assisted with accounting, handled all payments and bookkeeping.
    6. Gained skills in working quickly and effectively, to tight deadlines.
    7. Developed exceptional organizational, communications skills.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Psychology

Photographer Assistant Resume

Objective : Seeking a position that will enable to use strong communication & organizational skills, customer service background and ability to work well with people.

Skills : Computer Skills, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop .

Description :

    1. Assisted with camera equipment set up and placement.
    2. Assisted Photographer with product or merchandise set up Assisted with styling, composition, and lighting.
    3. Produced photographs for less complex product images.
    4. Composed shots based on creative direction.
    5. Packed, crated and prepared artwork for shipment.
    6. Assisted photographer in propping, lighting, and capture of images.
    7. Organized and maintained photographic equipment.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Photography